Chandigarh, The Customs Department has recovered gold worth about Rs 107.69 lakh from two passengers from Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Airport, Chandigarh.
In this regard, officials said that when the Indigo flight from Dubai landed at Chandigarh International Airport, two passengers were seen retreating during channel checking. When investigation was done on suspicion, illegal gold was recovered.
17 नवंबर को अंतरराष्ट्रीय हवाई अड्डे पर चेकिंग के दौरान पहले यात्री से तीन सिल्वर कोटेड सोने के कड़े और दो सोने की चेन बरामद हुई, जिनका कुल वजन 750 ग्राम था। इसकी बाजार में कीमत 39.98 लाख रुपये है।
While during investigation of the second passenger, a rectangular credit card looking gold biscuit weighing 520 grams and 5 gold bracelets were recovered. Its total weight was 1270 grams, whose market price is Rs 67.71 lakh.
In this regard, the customs authority did not disclose the names of the passengers. However, he says that the passengers are being checked whether they were carrying the gold for themselves or for someone else.